Weaponry of World War II

Weaponry of WW2 is the online source about the tanks, guns, artillery, fighter and bomber planes as well as warships of the Allies and the Axis powers during World War II. The weapon systems from Germany, US, Britain, Russia, Japan, Italy and other nations will be found details about their history, specifications, pictures and a 3D model.

This weaponry collection is regularly extended and updated. Many of the weapons are or will be in the future an integral part of the strategy game WW2 Total and the information and specifications are also used for the ongoing development.

Weaponry Categories
Fighters Bombers
Tanks Artillery
Infantry Ships

Mercedes L 3000

3D Model Mercedes L 3000

German 3-ton medium truck of the Wehrmacht. At the beginning of 1940 the Germany army had a stock of about 120,000 trucks. From the new production of the automotive industry monthly only 1,000 pieces where be available, which under normal… learn more

Battleship Iowa

3D Model of New Jersey

US battleship class Iowa, New Jersey, Missouri, Wisconsin. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Iowa battleship class (four ships: Iowa, New Jersey, Missouri, Wisconsin) Type: US fast battleship class, built 1940-44. History: As early as 1937 the US… learn more

Mannlicher-Carcano M1891


Italian infantry rifle Modello 91. Mannlicher-Parravicino-Carcano Modello 91 Type: Italian infantry rifle. History: This basic Italian army rifle was developed at the Turin Army Arsenal in 1890 and the names given to it tend to be a little misleading. In… learn more


3d model Yakovlev Yak-9

Most important Russian single-seat fighter of the Second World War Yakovlev Yak-9. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Yakovlev Yak-9 Type: Russian long-range fighter plane of WW2. Some fighter-bombers, tank busters and escort fighters. History: The Yakovlev fighters… learn more

Me 109 G

3D Model Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-2/Trop

German Messerschmitt Bf 109 Gustav fighter plane. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Messerschmitt Bf 109 G Type: German Luftwaffe single-seat fighter. History: The wartime requirement for greater power in single-seat fighters, especially after the Battle of Britain,… learn more

Panzer III L

3D model of Panzer III L

German medium tank Mark 3 with long 5cm KwK39 L/60 gun. History, development, service, specifications, statistics, pictures and 3D model. Panzer III Ausf L (SdKfz 141/1) Type: Medium tank. History: In March 1942, a study was undertaken to determine whether… learn more

Fw 58 Weihe

3D model of Fw 58 B

German twin-engined utility aircraft Focke-Wulf Fw 58 Weihe (Kite). History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Focke-Wulf Fw 58 Weihe (Kite). Type: German twin-engined utility aircraft. History: Kurt Tank‘s Fw 58, preferred to Arado’s Ar 77 design, became the… learn more

Type IX U-boat

U-boat Type IXB

German long-range submarine class Type IX Type IX U-boat class (180 boats). Type: Submarine, German U boats. History: The big sister of the German U boats Type VII was the Type IX U-boat class which had a greater range and… learn more

Lee-Enfield Rifle 303 No.4 Mark 1

3d model of a Tommy with Enfield rifle

British infantry rifle of WW2. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. Lee-Enfield rifle 303 No.4 Mark 1 . Type: British infantry rifle . History: The well-known Lee-Enfield rifle began its service with the British Army in 1895 and… learn more

Martin Maryland

3D model of Martin 167 Maryland

US-build light bonber Martin Maryland and Baltimore. Martin 167 Maryland, Martin 187 Baltimore. Type: Light bomber or reconnaissance bomber. History: Designed as the US Army XA-22 attack bomber, the Martin 167 was not adopted but immediately attracted a big French… learn more

Fiat G.50 Freccia

3d model G 50 Freccia

Italian fighters Fiat G.50 Freccia to G.55 Centauro. Fiat G 50 Freccia, G 50bis, G 50ter, G55 Centauro. Type: Italian WW2 fighters from Fiat. History In 1935 this challenge of requirements to have an all-metal monoplane fighter for the Regia… learn more

3.7cm PAK 36

3d model 3.7cm PAK 36

German light anti-tank gun 37-mm PAK 36. 3.7 cm PAK 36 Type: Anti-tank gun (Panzerabwehrkanone, German). History: The 3.7cm PAK 36 was the standard German anti-tank gun at the outbreak of war. It was more or less on equal terms… learn more

Mitsubishi A6M2 Zero

3d model of Mitsubishi A6M2 Zero-Sen

Japanese carrier-based long-range fighter ‘Zeke’. Mitsubishi Zero A6M2 Reisen (Allied Codename: Zeke) Type: Japanese single-seat carrier-based long-range fighter. History: Zero – symbolic of Japanese power in the air, this was the name by which friends and enemies came to know… learn more

Flush-decker destroyers

3d model of flush-decker HMS Campbeltown

US Flush-decker destroyer class Flush-decker destroyers (6 Caldwell, 110 or 111 Wickes and 155 Clemson class ships). Type: Destroyer. History: The first fifty of these ships were authorised as part of the US Navy’s 1916 programme, which was designed to… learn more

KV-1 to IS-1

From the heavy tank KV-1 to the Iosef Stalin tank. History, development, service, specifications, statistics, pictures and 3D model. KV-1S, KV-13, KV-85. Type: heavy battle tank. Problems with the KV-1 After the Wehrmacht had already begun in 1942 to improve… learn more

P-80 Shooting Star

3d model Lockheed Shooting Star jet trainer T-33

First US jet fighter Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star. Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star. Type: US jet fighter. History: The Lockheed company was starting early with the development of a jet fighter. Although, the first draft was rejected, but nevertheless the Lockheed… learn more

Battleship HMS King George V

3d model of battleship HMS King George V

British battleship class King George V, Prince of Wales, Duke of York, Anson, Howe. History, development, service, specifications, pictures and 3D model. King George V battleship class (five ships: King George V, Prince of Wales, Duke of York, Anson, Howe).… learn more

Cruiser Zara class

3d model of Italian heavy cruiser Pola of Zara class.

Italian heavy cruisers Fiume, Gorizia and Pola of Zara class. Zara class (Zara, Fiume, Gorizia, Pola) Type: Italian heavy cruiser. History Latent Franco-Italian naval competition started from fresh following the Washington Treaty, the 2 French Duquesne class cruisers getting promptly… learn more

37mm gun M3

3d model of 37mm gun M3

US 37 mm anti-tank gun. 37mm gun M3 Type: Anti-tank gun History During World War One the US Army adopted a 37mm French gun as a trench cannon and anti-tank weapon. As time went on its performance fell behind in… learn more

Thompson sub-machine gun

3d model of Thompson M1.

US SMG Thompson M1A1, M1, M1928. History, development, service, specifications, statistics, pictures and 3D model. Thompson M1A1, M1, M1928. Type: Submachine gun History: The Auto-Ordnance Corporation was founded in America in 1916 with the intention of developing a variety of… learn more